Congratulations to these top 10 finishers in the
Montana Science Olympiad:
3rd Place - Izabella Strange, Forensics; Erin
Maddie Sholar, Green Generation
4th Place - John Brault and Maddie Sholar,
6th Place - James Carr and Whitaker Mercer,
Speech & Debate Team 3rd at
● Loren Hart (7th) ● Mick Mattie (7th) ● Peri Russell
Cosette McCave (5th) ● Mary Helen Satrom (5th, 4th)
● Victoria Neary (4th, 3rd) ● Jacob Linfesty (1st, 3rd) ● Trevor
● Erin Stafford & Addison Gottwals (6th)
● Maddy Ouellette & Maddie Sholar (2nd) ● Jess Keller (2nd)
*James Unzaga & Sarah Wiseman (8th)
* Elise Vopel & Sean Toohill (6th) * Craig Walker (2nd)
Golden Bear Speech & Debate Team
3rd PLACE OVERALL
AT SATURDAY’S SEASON OPENER!
Craig Walker 1st Place, Novice Lincoln Douglas
Dylan Burton 1st Place, Varsity Lincoln Douglas Debate
Jacob Linfesty 1st Place, Extemporaneous
Maddy Ouellette & Maddie Sholar 1st Place, Public Forum Debate
Tori Neary 2nd Place, Impromptu
Cosette McCave 2nd Place, Dramatic Interpretation
Trevor Canty 4th Place, Impromptu
Jacob Linfesty 4th Place, Expository Speaking
Parker Gunderson 6th Place, Varsity Lincoln Douglas Debate
Mary Helen Satrom 8th Place, Extemporaneous
James Unzaga & Sarah Wiseman 8th Place, Novice Policy Debate
Congratulations Dr. Shawn Bowman
Mathematics Teacher Shawn Bowman
earned his doctorate in Interdisciplinary Leadership
from Creighton University on October 16th
when he successfully defended his dissertation titled:
Credit Recovery in Secondary Schools: A Quantitative Evaluation.
Congratulations on your achievement, Dr. Bowman!
Congratulations Wilson Harris!
Montana semifinalist for the
2016 U.S. Senate Youth Scholarship program.
His selection was based on the top scores from the qualifying exam
given at high schools across Montana earlier this month. Wilson will
continue in the competition to try to earn a $5,000.00 scholarship
and a trip to Washington, D.C. this spring, to study government and
leadership at the nation's capital. Only two Montana students will
be awarded this honor. West High wishes him good luck as he
continues in the competition.
to the following West High music students
that earned the honor of being in the
All-State Music Festival
this past weekend:
Jordyn Armstrong (Choir)
Hannah Bick (Orchestra)
Logan Bouley (Band)
Brynne Boyce (Choir)
Natalie Brady (Choir)
John Ficek (Band)
Quinn Frewin (Orchestra)
Jordan Gibbs (Orchestra)
Noah Huertas (Choir)
Beckett Koch (Orchestra)
Aaron Linde (Band)
Peyton Lipp (Orchestra)
Kiahna Macioroski (Band)
Sydney Meyer (Orchestra)
Monica Moss (Band)
Veronica Murtagh (Orchestra)
Auliver Olsen (Choir)
Alex Riley (Choir)
Abby Roberts (Band)
Aidan Robinson (Band)
Conrad Smith (Choir)
Craig Walker (Choir)
MEA-MFT Educators' Conference
Thank you to the following West High staff for
presenting at the MEA-MFT Conference:
Rachel Schillreff, Brittany Alberson, Brooke
Steve Macartney, Margaret Aukshun, Tammy Erlenbusch,
Bruce Wendt, and Jana Lind
Flohr, West boys shatter state records
to win Class AA golf titles.
Billings West senior Hayden Flohr tees off on the
12th hole Friday during the final day of State AA Golf Tournament at
bill Roberts Golf Course in Helena. Flohr shot a 68 on Friday
and a 144 over two days to set the AA tournament record by a stroke.
The West Boys set a team record with their two-day score of 580,
breaking their own mark set in 2004. The Bears won by 18
strokes over Billings Skyview.
National Merit Scholarship
They are among 16,000 semifinalists nationwide
and have the opportunity to continue in the competition
to reach the 7,400 recipients of
National Merit Scholarships to be offered next spring.
The three qualified as semifinalists through their outstanding
PSAT scores, taken in October of 2014.
Billings West High
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